Richard Sherman fined $7,875 for taunting 49ers

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman's outburst following the NFC Championship Game has gotten a ton of press this week, and he's sure to get even more now. On Friday the NFL fined Sherman $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct/taunting during the final minute of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. Sherman was ...

Packers, 49ers will play in sub-zero temperatures

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

For a few days now we've been hearing that the game-time temperature for the Green Bay Packers' home wild card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday would be well below zero. As of late Thursday night the news had only gotten more extreme in that regard. As it ...

San Francisco 49ers: Michael Crabtree to make debut on Sunday

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed on Friday that wide receiver Michael Crabtree will make his season debut this Sunday against the St. Louis Rams. Crabtree has missed the entire season up to this point after tearing his Achilles' tendon during the offseason. The 26-year-old wideout was the 10th ...

Levi’s Stadium to host 50th Super Bowl in 2016

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

The NFL's owners voted on Tuesday to award the 2016 Super Bowl to the Bay Area (Santa Clarita to be exact), where the San Francisco 49ers will have a new home starting next season. When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced the 2016 decision, the San Francisco bid committee erupted in ...

San Francisco 49ers: Colin Kaepernick named starting quarterback

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

The quarterback controversy by the bay looks like it will continue to drag on for the remainder of the 2012 NFL season, but it increasingly looks like second-year signal-caller Colin Kaepernick has the inside track on the job. On Wednesday, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh named Kaepernick the starter for ...

Boners Burn Harbaugh Brothers

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

On Sept. 23, 1908 Fred Merkle became the first athlete to achieve national infamy for a gaffe that ultimately cost his team a shot at a championship. Merkle's Boner, as they called it back then, has been joined by dozens of choke-jobs in the century following — two of which came ...

The NFL’s Real Feel-Good Story

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

He's the feel-good story of the NFL this season -- the former first-round draft pick derided by most as a below-average quarterback who led his franchise to heights it hasn't experienced since a Hall-of-Famer was playing the position. You just haven't heard all that much about him. No, really. You haven't. Because ...

Jim Harbaugh Is My Favorite A-hole

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Usually I'm not a fan of assholes, because, well, they're assholes. But every rule has its exception, and mine is Jim Harbaugh, who is such a dick that it's cool. Sunday's ballyhooed postgame incident with Lions coach Jim Schwartz is merely the latest in which Harbaugh has come out looking like a ...